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The European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Years of crisis have posed a threat to Europe’s potential for innovative growth and dulled our competitive edge. Competitiveness relies on investment. In Europe, good projects currently struggle to find investment. Money is available in the system but economic uncertainly stops many investors from taking risks. The Investment Plan for Europe is putting our money back to work – for the benefit of all Europeans.
Investment Plan for Europe: European Fund for Strategic Investments ready for take-off in autumn
 
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EU News on Investment Plan for Europe- EFSI ready to take off in Autumn- More info here http://ec.europa.eu/priorities/jobs-growth-investment/plan/index_en.htm
Views: 1033 European Commission
InvestEU - European Fund for Strategic Investment SME case study
 
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The Investment plan is making a difference in the real economy. 377 000 small- and medium sized European companies can already benefit from it. These companies can expand their activities, hire new employees, and invest more in research and development. Check our website for more information: http://ec.europa.eu/invest-eu
Views: 878 European Commission
Jobs for the boys at the European Fund for Strategic Investments - William Dartmouth MEP
 
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http://www.ukipmeps.org | http://www.ukip.org • European Parliament, Brussels, 12 October 2016 • William Dartmouth MEP, UKIP (South West), Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy group (EFDD) http://www.williamdartmouth.com • Committee on International Trade (INTA) • Item on Agenda: 10.0 (INTA/8/06318) The implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments • Full session (video stream) http://www.europarl.europa.eu/ep-live/en/committees/video?event=20161012-1500-COMMITTEE-INTA .................... • Video: EbS (European Parliament) .................................. • EU Member States: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, United Kingdom
Views: 184 UKIP MEPs
EU funding for your project?
 
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The EU is famous for all the financial aid it gives, but do you know how exactly it works - who can get money, how and for what kind of things? Find out here! Comment on: Google + http://tinyurl.com/orh99s6 Facebook http://www.facebook.com/europeanparliament Twitter https://twitter.com/Europarl_EN EuroparlTV video ID: c9705db9-d3d3-40cf-b68d-a48000904afc
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Wilhelm Molterer Interview - The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)
 
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Wilhelm Molterer, Managing Director of European Fund of Strategic Investments, talks with FASI.biz about the state of play after one year of EFSI, in terms of applications, projects, feedbacks, etc., and he explains the priorities for next year. Intervista di Alessio Pisanò Montaggio di Chiara Teofili Filmati © European Union 2016
Views: 346 www.FASI.biz
European Fund for Strategic Investment: boosting funding for social services
 
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The European Fund for Strategic Investment was designed to boost investment in Europe’s flagging economy. MEPs, the European Commission and civil society met to debate how the fund could be improved and how it could unlock investment in high quality social services. The European Fund for Strategic Investment comes to a close at the end of 2018. However, the European Commission is expected to come up with a proposal in autumn this year to extend the life of the fund beyond that date.
Views: 28 EPP Group
EFSI signing: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker
 
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Formal signing of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) agreement - remarks by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.
Views: 64 Eu Reporter
Extension of EFSI (European Fund for Strategic Investments) - José Manuel Fernandes Interview
 
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MEP José Manuel Fernandes (EPP) talks with FASI.biz about the proposal of the extension of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) until 31 December 2020, the introduction of technical enhancements for that fund and the European Investment Advisory Hub. Interview and shooting: Alessio Pisanò Editing: Chiara Teofili Stockshots: European Union
Views: 68 www.FASI.biz
EU fund for investment - how it works
 
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The flagship European Fund for Strategic Investment – often referred to as ‘The Juncker Plan’ – aims to use 21 billion euros of EU and European Investment Bank money to act as guarantees that could unlock up to 315 billion euros in investment in projects, infrastructure and small businesses. Sander Loones MEP and Richard Ashworth MEP explain how it could work
Views: 47 ECRgroupEU
Maria João Rodrigues views on the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI)
 
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Maria João Rodrigues views on the European Fund for Strategic Investments
Dominique Riquet 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Dominique Riquet 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on Implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments
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Hannu Takkula 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Hannu Takkula 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on Implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments
Views: 14 ALDEGroup
Pavel Telička 28 Jan 2015 plenary speech on European fund for strategic investments
 
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Pavel Telička 28 Jan 2015 plenary speech on European fund for strategic investments
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Jean Arthuis 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Jean Arthuis 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
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EFSI 2.0: What is it? And how can it fill the EU investment gap?
 
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Views: 171 euronews Business
Dominique Riquet 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Dominique Riquet 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
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10 ways to invest from Europe - Investing your Euros
 
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How to invest from Europe in Euros is the question I get very often. Well, first an overview of the European economy, the Euro and then 10 investing strategies to think about over time. What do I do? Full-time independent stock market analyst and researcher! STOCK MARKET RESEARCH PLATFORM (analysis, stocks to buy, model portfolio): https://sven-carlin-research-platform.teachable.com/p/stock-market-research-platform Check the comparative table on my Stock market research platform under curriculum preview! I am also a book author: Modern Value Investing book: https://amzn.to/2lvfH3t More at the Sven Carlin blog: https://svencarlin.com Stock market for modern value investors Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/modernvalueinvesting/
The Juncker Plan for Investment in Europe: What is the EFSI?
 
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http://ec.europa.eu/priorities/jobs-growth-investment/plan/index_en.htm The first of President Juncker's' 10 priorities is: A new boost for jobs, growth and investment. The Investment Plan is key to this strategy. This video explains how that plan works. #investEU - Other languages : http://ec.europa.eu/avservices/video/player.cfm?ref=I104874&sitelang=en
Views: 7206 European Commission
Ivan Jakovčić 28 Jan 2015 plenary speech on European fund for strategic investments
 
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Ivan Jakovčić 28 Jan 2015 plenary speech on European fund for strategic investments
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European business leaders welcome EU investment plan
 
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European business leaders have welcomed an EU plan to boost growth and jobs. A European Fund for Strategic Investments is European Commission president Jean Claude Juncker's masterplan to revive the European economy. "In the social field, in tax matters, in the environmental field it is very important that we gradually converge, hugely simplifying bureaucracy, and the regulatory environment," said Pierre Gattaz, President of French Business Federation. Unsurprisingly, so-called red tape is a … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/03/26/european-business-leaders-welcome-eu-investment-plan What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 14 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews
Juncker Plan reaches €315 billion investment target
 
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(18/07/2018) Press conference opening remarks by Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC. The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) has mobilised €335 billion in additional investment across the EU since July 2015. The Juncker Plan has made a clear impact on the EU economy and revolutionised the way innovation is financed in Europe. More info: - Press release - http://europa.eu/!wT74nd - Factsheets by country and sector - http://europa.eu/!qT93dg - Factsheet - http://europa.eu/!kk88ck
InvestEU: Europe works for you
 
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There are a few things that people throughout Europe aspire to: good social infrastructure, a healthy environment, modern modes of transport and fast internet connections are high on most Europeans’ wish list. The European Investment Bank Group supports those and other key sectors by financing thousands of projects that make our continent, fairer, greener and more modern. Here are some examples. #investEU #EFSI Find out more on EFSI: http://www.eib.org/efsi Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EuropeanInvestmentBank Twitter: https://twitter.com/eib LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/european-investment-bank Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/europeaninvestmentbank/
Nils Torvalds 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Nils Torvalds 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
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Nils Torvalds 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Nils Torvalds 14 Jun 2017 plenary speech on Implementation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments
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Juncker Plan reaches €315 billion investment target- Q&A
 
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(18/07/2018 ) Press conference by EC President Jean-Claude Juncker and President of the European Investment Bank Wener Hoyer. The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) has mobilised €335 billion in additional investment across the EU since July 2015. The Juncker Plan has made a clear impact on the EU economy and revolutionised the way innovation is financed in Europe. More info: - Press release - http://europa.eu/!wT74nd - Factsheets by country and sector - http://europa.eu/!qT93dg - Factsheet - http://europa.eu/!kk88ck
Implementation of the Juncker Plan in Poland will be difficult
 
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The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the main pillar of the Juncker plan, aims to encourage investment in the European economy in two areas: the broader infrastructure and in SME. Jan Krzysztof Bielecki believes that a better solution would be to recapitalize The State Development Bank of Poland (BGK) by EFSI than attempt to build public-private vehicles which have to apply for the EFSI support.
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EU 'strategic investments' fund doomed for disaster - Jonathan Arnott MEP
 
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http://www.ukipmeps.org | http://www.ukip.org/join • European Parliament, Brussels, 24 June 2015 • Jonathan Arnott MEP (North East), UK Independence Party (UKIP), Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy group - http://www.jonathanarnott.co.uk - @JonathanArnott • Debate: European Fund for Strategic Investments Report: José Manuel Fernandes, Udo Bullmann (A8-0139/2015) - Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Fund for Strategic Investments and amending Regulations (EU) No 1291/2013 and (EU) No 1316/2013 [COM(2015)0010 - C8-0007/2015 - 2015/0009(COD)] Committee on Budgets Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs .................... • Video: EbS (European Parliament) .................................. • EU Member States: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, United Kingdom
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Anneli JÄÄTTEENMÄKI @ Debates - Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - European Fund for Strategic Investments (A
 
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http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+CRE+20150624+ITEM-026-03+DOC+XML+V0//EN&language=en&query=INTERV&detail=1-396-000
Creating opportunities for innovative companies
 
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An innovative Czech company called Elite Dental struggled to get access to finance through commercial banks. They sought and found a loan backed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI). Pavel Telička, Member of the European Parliament for the Czech Republic explains that EFSI is a real opportunity for companies as it incentivises them to get financing for their innovative and often riskier projects. Visit our website: http://www.eib.org/efsi Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EuropeanInvestmentBank Twitter: https://twitter.com/eib LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/european-investment-bank
Gerry Muscat: How can the funding under the Investment Plan for Europe be combined with EFSI?
 
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Ivan Jakovčić 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Ivan Jakovčić 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
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EU leaders agree to €315bn investment fund
 
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During the last EU Summit of the year, the member states approved the European Fund for Strategic Investment. 315 billion euros which are aimed to boost the EU's economy through financing projects. 21 billion euros will come from European funds, the rest from private capital. But so far no EU member states have announced their will to contribute. National support to the fund won’t be considered as a public debt. Starring: - Angela Merkel, German Chancellor - François Hollande, French President Presenter: - Laeticia Markakis, Euranet Plus News Agency ------------------------------- Get more videos of our NOW! (News of the Week) series at http://euranetplus-connect.eu/now/ Subscribe to our channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/EuranetPlus -------------------------------
A career at the EIB: How can I make a difference?
 
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See how you can contribute to changing the lives of people in Europe and beyond. View our job opportunities on http://www.eib.org/jobs. We make strategic investments that make a difference in entrepreneurship, infrastructure, development, climate action and sustainable growth and employment. We recruit engineers, lawyers, economists, finance experts and many other profiles and are looking for bright, visionary people from diverse backgrounds who are driven to make things happen.
The EIB looking ahead to 2015 and beyond
 
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Since markets froze in 2008, the EU Bank has responded to Europe’s call to jump-start the troubled economy by increasing our investment activities. Now, alongside our partners at the European Commission, we are setting up the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) which will mobilise EUR 315 billion of total investment for Europe over three years.
Juncker's plan to boost EU investment
 
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The European Commission has finalised an investment plan aimed at kick-starting economic investment across the European Union. Wednesday's (July 22) deal, which is part of President Jean-Claude Juncker's Investment Plan for Europe, ensures that the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) will be operational by early autumn. "We need an investment plan like the one we are now presenting because there is a real breakdown of investment in the European Union, in all the member states," s… READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/07/22/juncker-s-plan-to-boost-eu-investment What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews
Gérard Deprez 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
 
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Gérard Deprez 24 Jun 2015 plenary speech on European Fund for Strategic Investments
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ECOFIN Council Roundup
 
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EU Finance ministers, meeting in Brussels on March the 10th, agreed on a proposal for a European fund for strategic investments.
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Expert debate about EIB funding for cities and regions under the Investment Plan for Europe
 
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How can cities and regions best use the Investment Plan for Europe? What kind of finance does the EU bank offer for different types of projects? Four senior members of the European Investment Bank answer these questions in a debate of the massive open online course on EU budget and funding for regions and cities (https://www.fun-mooc.fr/courses/CoR/114001/session01/about) organised by the Committee of the Regions. More support material at: http://www.eib.org/products/mooc-urban-regional-development.htm Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EuropeanInvestmentBank Twitter: https://twitter.com/eib LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/european-investment-bank
EU's Katainen Promotes New EU Risk-Sharing Fund, Says Europe
 
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Jyrki Katainen, European Commission Vice-President responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment, and Competitiveness, discusses the new European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) risk-sharing fund and offers reassurances to foreign investors about Europe's economic well-being despite Greece. 'Of course we have to solve the Greek problem, but then at the same time we can be quite confident towards our future,' he said in an exclusive interview with The Deal's Renee Cordes. On that front, the EFSI will help pump more private money into the real economy -- helping SMEs get their hands on venture capital and other financing -- as well as spur m&a by creating a stronger single market for energy, the digital economy and capital in about two years' time. Subscribe to TheStreetTV on YouTube: http://t.st/TheStreetTV For more content from TheStreet visit: http://thestreet.com Check out all our videos: http://youtube.com/user/TheStreetTV Follow TheStreet on Twitter: http://twitter.com/thestreet Like TheStreet on Facebook: http://facebook.com/TheStreet Follow TheStreet on LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/company/theStreet Follow TheStreet on Google+: http://plus.google.com/+TheStreet
Explanations by Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the EC, on the new EU strategic investment plan
 
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Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, gave some explanations to the European citizens on the new EU strategic investment plan. This 315 billion euro Investment Plan aimed to get Europe growing again and get more people back to work. The Plan was built on three main strands: the creation of a new European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the establishment of a credible project pipeline coupled with an assistance programme, as well as an ambitious roadmap to make Europe more attractive for investment. According to EC estimates, taken as a whole, the proposed measures could add € 330 - € 410 billion to EU GDP over the following three years and create up to 1.3 million new jobs. Read "EU startet Investitionsoffensive zur Förderung von Wachstum und Beschäftigung" here: http://europa.eu/workingforyou/workingforyou/de/content/eu-startet-investitionsoffensive-zur-förderung-von-wachstum-und-beschäftigungn
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Press point on new guidelines for combining ESI Funds and EFSI
 
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Press point on new guidelines for combining European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) with the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) ------------ Declarația de presă privind noile orientări pentru combinarea fondurilor structurale și de investiții europene cu Fondul european pentru investiții strategice (FEIS)
Views: 66 Corina Cretu
Promoting investment in Greece
 
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How to spur investment in Europe? Take Greece for example: The European Investment Bank lent EUR 15 million to the Greek cold-cuts producer Creta Farms in spring 2016. The loan is backed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), an initiative that aims to unlock EUR 315 billion of investment across Europe by 2018. Creta Farms needed the support of EFSI because Greek banks are reluctant to lend in the wake of years of economic upheaval. The loan will not only benefit the company but the whole region. Watch Maria Spyraki, Member of the European Parliament, to learn how. For the Greek version, click here: https://youtu.be/yvqU9Flw8Yk Visit our website: http://www.eib.org/efsi Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EuropeanInvestmentBank Twitter: https://twitter.com/eib LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/european-investment-bank
Richard ASHWORTH @ Debates - Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - European Fund for Strategic Investments (deba
 
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tment from the private sector. I am pleased to note that the fund will be managed by the European Investment Bank, and I am also content that the multiannual financial framework (MFF) remains unaltered. That means no additional call on taxpayers’ money. But I do have concerns: first that, in application, this really is a new financial instrument doing a new job, not just an extension of current schemes; second, it is important that additionality really does mean spreading excellence and widening participation. I also have concerns about whether smaller businesses and research facilities will be sufficiently aware that the funding is available and whether it will be readily accessible. Finally, I have a warning to Member States. The measures being taken by the Investment Bank, the Central Bank and the Commission will go a long way towards injecting life back into the European economy. I commend the Commissioners for that, and they have my full support. But I have to stress that EFSI is not a substitute for structural reforms and sound public finances in the Member States, nor can it be an excuse for a lack of urgency in single market reform. http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+CRE+20150624+ITEM-019+DOC+XML+V0//EN&language=en&query=INTERV&detail=1-086-000
Supporting SMEs access to finance: HeyDay juice Estonia
 
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The EU, together with EIF, supports SMEs by offering access to the finance they need to start up, scale up and make their dreams a reality. HeyDay, an organicand cold pressed juice producer in Estonia is one of those companies. Under the COSME financial instrument managed by EIF, the EU supports SMEs by offering access to the finance they need, allowing them to start-up, scale up and make their dreams a reality. Through Kreedex, EIF and the European Commission were able to provide debt financing to Heyday (http://heyday.eu/) in Tallinn, Estonia. This support was backed by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), an EU initiative aimed at generating new investments in the European economy. Learn more about the COSME Loan Guarantee Facility - how it works and who can benefit: http://www.eif.org/what_we_do/guarantees/single_eu_debt_instrument/cosme-loan-facility-growth/index.htm Other relevant information: http://www.eif.org/what_we_do/efsi/index.htm https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/cosme http://www.kredex.ee
How to get EU finance
 
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http://www.access2finance.eu helps businesses and entrepreneurs to find EU funding (loans, guarantees, equity, venture capital) supported by the European Union (EU). The website helps you search for money through EU programmes like COSME, InnovFin, Horizon, Creative Europe, Structural Funds, the Programme for Employment and Social Innovation, Research and Innovation funds, microfinance, the EU Investment plan and financing through the European Investment Bank (EIB). The site is easy to navigate, free, multilingual, and provides all necessary local contact details (including banks, investor and other financial organisations). It helps start-ups, self-employed, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), mid-cap as well as large-cap companies in all sectors by giving free advice: EU funding opportunities, business loans, microloans and startup loans. Visit http://www.access2finance.eu for more information & share this video in your network
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Kay SWINBURNE @ Debates - Wednesday, 24 June 2015 - European Fund for Strategic Investments (debate)
 
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ntly in order to facilitate private sector investment in European projects. A similar investment vehicle has recently been utilised by Switzerland, and it seems that long-term investor groups are keen to participate in well-chosen and well—implemented investment opportunities. We should be under no illusion that EUR 315 billion is only the first tranche of investments which the EU needs to collectively mobilise to achieve growth in its economies. However, this fund should facilitate billions of euros of private sector capital, from within the EU and across the world, to finance infrastructure, business and innovation. It seems that the Member States have already put forward more projects than can be funded using this project. I therefore welcome the new EU investment portal, as it enables long-term investors to identify further investment opportunities independent of EFSI. http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//TEXT+CRE+20150624+ITEM-019+DOC+XML+V0//EN&language=en&query=INTERV&detail=1-116-000
Will the ‘Juncker Plan’ Build the EU’s Digital Future?
 
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The European Commission’s ‘Investment Plan for Europe’ aims to mobilise €315bn in investment to boost jobs and growth. The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) – the main component of the Plan – is due to start operations in September. It aims to ‘mobilise investment primarily in strategic infrastructure, SMEs and mid-cap companies’. But the Plan has faced criticism that it is, at least partly, ‘recycling and relabelling’ existing EU programmes. Meanwhile, one of the pillars of the new Digital Single Market strategy is high-speed, secure and trustworthy infrastructure, supported by the right regulatory conditions for innovation and investment. As the EFSI gets to work, EurActiv organised a stakeholder workshop with the support of Aviva to discuss: Is the Plan sufficient in scale and scope to make a tangible difference to the EU economy? How can the Plan support investment in digital infrastructure such as broadband? How should projects be selected for funding?
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